Posted August 24, 2016 by Laurie Kay Olson

This story definitely falls under the category "don't try this at home." Not that you would ever be likely to meet a mountain lion at your home, but you get the idea. For one woman in Colorado the meeting happened while hiking and you won't believe what she did to keep the big cat from attacking her. She must have really hit the right note.

Posted August 22, 2016 by Ron Callari

The Rio Olympics 2016 have come and gone, but are certainly not forgotten. Reflecting on the two animal avatars created for the event, many of us probably mistook them as Pokémon Go characters let loose in Rio de Janeiro [even despite a Brazilian ban in place.]

Posted August 21, 2016 by Laurie Kay Olson

Hey! You dropped your pho . . . never mind. I think I just found Squirtle! This Pokemon Go app is incredible! Wait a minute . . . wait a minute . . .

Posted August 17, 2016 by Ron Callari

Recovering from potential extinction involves a lot of effort, money and a strong species unwilling to go the way of the dinosaur. Such species do exist. The one highlighted today is the miniature island foxes who are indigenous to California’s Channel Islands.

Posted August 14, 2016 by Laurie Kay Olson

We have our own holidays too. Today is Act Like People Day! 

Posted August 5, 2016 by Laurie Kay Olson

There is nothing quite like the feeling of a waterfall on your toes. I love the smell of wet fur in the morning!

Posted August 2, 2016 by Kitty Devine

Today is National Coloring Book Day! And that means it is a great time to consider getting some animal coloring books. If you haven't taken up this hobby yet then this might be the time to consider it. Animal lovers can get started with a Zoo Animals Coloring Book, a WIld Animals Coloring Book, or a Baby Animals Coloring Book.

Posted July 31, 2016 by Laurie Kay Olson

Who knew? Even prairie dogs are into strong family values . . .